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Robert Daniel Odze, M.D. FRCPC

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Chief, GI Pathology Service

Academic Activities:
Barretts esophagus, Inflamatory Bowel Disease
75 Francis Street
Boston,MA 02115
Education and Training:

Medical School - : McGill University Faculty of Medicine M.D.
Internship 7/1/84 - 6/30/85 : McGill University - School of Medicine
Residency 7/1/85 - 6/30/87 : McGill University - School of Medicine
Residency 7/1/87 - 6/30/90 : McGill University-School of Medicine
Fellowship 7/1/1990 - 6/30/1991 : New England Deaconess Hospital

Clinical Specialties:
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
Research Interests:
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Cancer
  • Oncogenesis
  1. Odze R, Antonioli D, Peppercorn M, Goldman H. Effect of topical 5- aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) therapy on rectal mucosal biopsy morphology in chronic ulcerative colitis. Am J Surg Pathol 1993;17:864-75.
  2. Torres C, Antonioli D, Odze R. Polypoid dysplasia and adenomas in inflammatory bowel disease. A clinicopathologic study of 89 polyps from 59 patients. Am J Surg Pathol 1998: 22:275-84.
  3. Walsh S, Loda M, Torres C, Antonioli D, Odze R. P53 and beta cantenin expression in chronic ulcerative colitis-associated polypoid dysplasia and sporadic adenomas: an immunohistochemical study. Am J Surg Pathol 1999; 23(8): 963-9.
  4. Odze RD, Noffsinger A, Fogt F. Genetic alterations in ulcerative colitis associated adenoma-like DALM's are similar to non-colitic sporadic adenomas. Am J Surg Pathol 2000;24(9):1209-1216.
  5. Glickman JN, Chen YY, Wang H, Antonioli DA, Odze RD. Phenotypic characteristics of a distinctive multilayered epithelium suggests that it is a precursor in the development of Barrett's esophagus. Am J Surg Pathol 2001;25 (5): 569-578.
  6. Shields H, Rosenberg SJ, Zwas FR, Ransil B, Lembo AJ, Odze RD. Prospective evaluation of multilayered epithelium in Barrett's esophagus. Am J Gastroenterol 2001; 96(12):3268-3273.
  7. Odze RD, Brien T, Brown CA, Hartman CJ, Wellman A, Fogt F. Molecular alterations in chronic ulcerative colitis-associated and sporadic hyperplastic polyps: a comparative analysis. Am J Gastroenterol 2002;97(5):1235-1242.
  8. Odze RD, Farraye F, Hecht JL, Hornick J. Long-term follow-up after polypectomy treatment for adenoma-like dysplastic lesions in Ulcerative colitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2004;2(7):534-541
  9. OH K, Redston M, Batts K, Goldblum J, Odze RD. Support for hMLH1 and MGMT silencing as a mechanism of tumorigenesis in the hyperplastic adenoma-carcinoma (serrated) carcinogenic pathway. Human Pathol 2005;36:101-111.
  10. Haskell H, Andrews CW, Reddy S, Dendrios K, Farraye F, Stucchi A, Becker JM, Odze RD. Pathologic features and clinical significance of "Backwash" ileitis in ulcerative colitis. Am J Surg Pathol 2005;29(11):1472-1481.
  11. Lomo L, Blount PL, Sanchez CA, Cowan DS, Ayub K, Reid BJ, Odze. Crypt Dysplasia with Surface Maturation: A Clinical, Pathologic and Molecular Study of a Barrett's Esophagus Cohort. Am J Surg Pathol 2006;30(4):425-35.
  12. Dorer R, Odze RD. AMACR Immunostaining is Useful in Detecting Dysplastic Epithelium in Barrett's Esophagus, Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease. Am J Surg Pathol 2006 July; 30(7):871-877.
  13. Srivastava A, Hornick JL, Blount PL, Li X, Sanchez CA, Cowan DS, Ayub K, Maley CC, Reid BJ, Odze RD. Extent of Low-grade dysplasia is a risk factor for the development of esophageal adenocarcinoma in Barrett's esophagus. Am J Gastroenterol 2007; 102(3): 483-493.
<October 2016>

<Monday, October 24, 2016>
8:00 AM

Cotran Conference Center
8:00 AM

Autopsy suite
1:00 PM
Dr. Cynthia Morton
Cotran Conference Center
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